What a good news, folks!
Ranked 36th in the world,PORTUGAL, will be a competing team for this year’s World League. Yes, Virginia! The FIVB has announced it today, March 21, 2013. It’s because Egypt has vacated the spot due to difficulties of complying the tournament regulations.
It can be remembered that Portugal lost to Nederlands during the World League Qualification, (3-2), 20-25, 25-23, 17-25, 25-21, 15-13.
And the Portuguese will join POOL C, together with, Canada, Korea, Finland and the Netherlands.
What an exciting game between Rabita Baku of Azerbaijan and Unendo Yamamay of Italy last night!
Yes folks, it’s the battle in the semifinal round! Two strong teams in Europe clashed to enter the Finals!
The former started with a bang in the first two sets while the latter made their comeback and forced the Bakus into a deciding set. Rabita Baku controlled these sets in the entire game!
The match ended with a service from Foluke Akinradewo! Colombian open spiker, Madeylane Montano was unstoppable above the net!
To watch the full match of this game, please click here. Enjoy volleyball! 🙂
The strong and tough green Lady Spikers from De La Salle University walloped the blue Ateneo Lady Eagles in 3 straight sets, (3-0) 25-23, 25-20, 25-16 in their Game 2 of their best-of-three series, at the SM Mall of Asia Arena.
The determined Ateneo Lady Eagles were trying to come back after they have been defeated during their Game 1 at the Araneta Coliseum in an epic 5-setter last Saturday, (3-2) 20-25, 17-25, 25-22, 25-22, 15-6.
Michele Gumabao was chosen MVP of the Finals, and two of their ranks, Abigail Marano and Arra Galang, were also co-MVPs of UAAP Season 75 during the short ceremony before Game 2 started.
To watch the full match of this very exciting game, please click here. Enjoy the spikes of a champion! Enjoy the fight inside the court! Enjoy VOLLEYBALL 🙂
Photo Credits : GMA News
The DLSU Green Archers, a.k.a. Lady Spikers outdueled the Ateneo Blue Eagles in an epic 5-setter during their first game (Game 1) in the Finals last Saturday at the Smart Araneta Coliseum .
The Lady Spikers fought back after they were nailed by the Lady Eagles in the first two sets, 20-25, 17-25.
But the story has changed in the tough 3rd set when the score was tied at 22 all. But the persistent La Salle went ahead to close the set, 22-25. Same story happened in the 4th set, the Greens were able to go ahead the Blue Eagles, 22-25. So, deciding set came and it was very evident that the Lady Spikers were still in control of the game. Massive blocks and powerful attacks made the Lady Eagles quit flying up high. The match ended, 15-6. Michelle Gumabao (#7) was the Player of the Game.
To watch the full match of the exciting match, please click here. Enjoy collegiate volleyball 🙂
The second game will be on Wednesday, March 06 at the SM Mall of Asia, Pasay City. See you there folks!